What Is An Application Blank? (All references at end of article.) If you’ve ever gone through the hiring process as an applicant, you would at some stage been prompted to answer a set of predetermined questions. This part of the application is known as the application blank, which companies use […]
Have you considered enlisting the assistance of a career coach or counselor to help you get back on the career path that’s perfect for you? You’re not alone. Everyday, scores of professionals feel the need to take external assistance in helping them get out of a rut, change a career […]
You should start preparing for the interview well ahead of time. That said, there’s no point preparing months in advance and not being able to remember stuff during the interview! Starting your final prep a week in advance will give you the time you need to cover all your bases, while also being […]
Are Professional Certifications Worth It? This is a very common question that comes up in the mind of any young professional. The simple answer is: The right certifications are worth it. Here’s how you make that determination.
An interview is your opportunity to make a great first impression in person. No matter your work ethic, skills or potential; if you dress badly in an interview you vastly erode your chances of making a great impression. By wearing interview attire that does not reflect the tone of the […]
Okay. We’ve all been there. One day, you just snap out of it and realize that maybe, just maybe, this isn’t what you wanted out of a career. Maybe you feel you’re not getting paid what you’re worth. Or that your current career is basically a dead end job. Whatever […]
When LinkedIn first started out as the world’s first business-social network, they had 20 million users by 2006. Today, LinkedIn boasts of a huge user base of more than 250 million professionals in more than 200 countries around the world. Most professionals are on LinkedIn today, and almost all recruiters […]
Why Create a Resume Website? If you’ve read my free eBook “10 Killer Strategies to Supercharge your Professional Marketability in 2015“, you’ll know that one of the strategies I asked you to consider strongly was creating your own resume website. I won’t go into the importance of having your own […]